Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a recent security breach discovered by InsecureWeb, the renowned cybersecurity company, a hacker known as #NinjaDefender managed to breach the website of Check Point Software Technologies, a leading provider of network and system security solutions. The breach was detected on 15-12-2023 by InsecureWeb. A total of 677 bytes of information, including emails, were stolen during the attack.

Where and How?

The breach on checkpoint.com occurred on an undisclosed date, but was detected by InsecureWeb on 15-12-2023. The hacker, #NinjaDefender, exploited a security vulnerability found within the website’s infrastructure. The stolen information, amounting to 677 bytes, primarily consisted of emails. It is important to note that this is not the first time InsecureWeb has detected a security breach on checkpoint.com.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Check Point Software Technologies has had a history of security breaches. Although the details of previous breaches have been redacted, it is evident that the company has faced security challenges in the past. This latest breach serves as a reminder of the importance of robust cybersecurity measures for organizations, especially those operating in the cyber defense industry.

Recommendations for Personal Data Protection

How Users Can Protect Their Information

To protect their personal information and accounts from being compromised, users should take the following steps:

– Change their passwords frequently, with a combination of letters, numbers, and symbols.

– Enable two-factor authentication whenever possible.

– Use unique passwords for each account, to prevent hackers from accessing multiple accounts with the same password.

– Be cautious of suspicious emails or messages, as they may contain phishing links that can compromise their accounts.

– Regularly monitor their accounts for any suspicious activity.

What is InsecureWeb?

InsecureWeb is a Dark Web monitoring service that keeps track of recent data breaches and tracks their impact by monitoring the darkest places of the internet.

Our commitment lies in providing top-notch cybersecurity services to our clients. Through continuous monitoring of the dark web and advanced threat detection methodologies, we strive to identify potential breaches promptly, enabling swift response and mitigation efforts. With our state-of-the-art tools and expertise, we prioritize the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our clients’ data.